UK says to bring back duty-free booze if no-deal Brexit

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LONDON (AFP) - Britons returning home from European Union countries will no longer have to pay taxes on alcohol and tobacco products bought on the continent in the event of a no-deal Brexit, the government announced Tuesday (Sept 10).. Read more at straitstimes.com.

LONDON - Britons returning home from European Union countries will no longer have to pay taxes on alcohol and tobacco products bought on the continent in the event of a no-deal Brexit, the government announced Tuesday .

The government estimates that a bottle of wine purchased in an airport duty free on the way to the EU after Brexit could be up to 2.23 pounds cheaper. "We want people to enjoy their hard-earned holidays and this decision will help holidaymakers' cash go that little bit further," said Mr Javid.

 

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